Best time to visit Fort Worth, TX

Fort Worth, TX

8 THINGS TO DO IN FORT WORTH, TX (MARCH 31 - APRIL 09)

Bluebonnets Bloom

Bluebonnets Bloom

late February–April • nature

Don't miss the blooming of the state flower of Texas

Rodeo

Rodeo

mid-January–August • activity

An undeniable part of Texas culture. Don't miss the Rodeo season and enjoy some original shows

Shrimp Season

Shrimp Season

July–November • food

Check out the opening​ ceremony of a shrimp festival and enjoy the traditions and delicious seafood

Cherry Blossom

Cherry Blossom

late March–early April • nature

Check out the most scenic places to welcome spring at the Lone Star State

Watermelon

Watermelon

April–early September • food

There is nothing better than a cool slice of watermelon during hot summer Texas days

Armadillo

Armadillo

April–October • nature

These cute creatures in strong armor continue moving to the North

Raccoon

Raccoon

March–November • nature

These curious small creatures can quietly accompany you during an evening camping trip

Snake Season

Snake Season

March–May • nature

Snakes have been an object of fascination, fear, and suspicion since ancient times

18 THINGS TO DO OUT OF SELECTED DATE RANGE

State Fair of Texas

State Fair of Texas

September 25–October 18, 2020 • event

Visit one of the largest and longest-running fairs in Texas

Día de Los Muertos

Día de Los Muertos

October 31–November 01 • event

This colourful celebration is prepared especially for the immortal souls that come down to earth to join the living on this spec​ial day

Total Solar Eclipse

Total Solar Eclipse

April 08, 2024 • event

Some spots on Earth wait for the moment of solar totality for hundreds or even thousands of years. To capture a spectacle, you have to be truly lucky

Fort Worth Parade of Lights

Fort Worth Parade of Lights

November 22, 2020 • event

A signature holiday event in the city brings fun and entertainment

St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick's Day

March 13–17, 2020 • event

Become Irish for a day during the celebrations of St.Patrick's Day all over Texas

Texas Scottish Festival & Highland Games

Texas Scottish Festival & Highland Games

October 16–18, 2020 • event

A celebration of the rich and glorious Scottish cultural heritage

Plano Balloon Festival

Plano Balloon Festival

September 18–20, 2020 • event

A fun weekend event in the balloon capital of Texas

Texas Pinball Festival

Texas Pinball Festival

March 27–29, 2020 • event

Do you feel empowered enough to beat the world's best pinball players? This is your chance to walk out as a superstar!

Drive Through Christmas Light Parks

Drive Through Christmas Light Parks

November–early January • activity

A traditional Texan entertainment during the holiday season

Dallas–Fort Worth 4th of July Events and Fireworks

Dallas–Fort Worth 4th of July Events and Fireworks

July 04, 2020 • event

Enjoy spectacular fireworks shows, open-air events, and kids activities in the Dallas–Fort Worth area

Peach Season

Peach Season

May–August • food

Yummy, tasty, fresh peaches are ready to be picked

Pecan Pie

Pecan Pie

October–December • food

Try the best pie you have ever eaten on your trip to Texas

North Texas Irish Festival

North Texas Irish Festival

March 06–08, 2020 • event

In the name of performance and study of Celtic music and dance in the Southwest

Grapevine Parade of Lights

Grapevine Parade of Lights

December 03, 2020 • event

The largest illuminated Christmas parade in North Texas

Texas Independence Day

Texas Independence Day

March 02 • event

The best time to feel the atmosphere of the Lone Star State, witness legendary Texan patriotism, and enjoy celebrations all over the state

Greek Food Festival of Dallas

Greek Food Festival of Dallas

September 25–27, 2020 • event

Three days of Greek music, dance and wonderful food

Halloween

Halloween

late September–late October • event

The biggest seasonal events in San Antonio, Houston and Dallas

Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day Weekend

May 23–25, 2020 (dates may change) • event

The city of Dallas promises a weekend of entertainment that ranges from traditional solemnities to relaxing pool parties